Events noted in 1705

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Born: Adam, Nicholas-Sebastian brother of the preceding

Died: Aicher, Otho a benedictine father

“Fasti Consulares,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

“Lettera discorsiva al March. Giovani GioSeffo Orsi, dove si tratto dell' origine e progressi de signori accademici Spioni, e delle varie loro lodevoli applicazioni,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“De obsoniis et condimentis, sive de arte coquinaria,” Apicius

“Scnatorum Mediolanensium ex collegio judicum Cremonae ab ipso erecto, usque ad hocc tempora continuata series,” Arisi, Francis an Italian lawyer

“De Bibliorum Textibus Originalibus,” Aristeas a prefect or officer under Ptolemy Philadelphus

“Bibliotheca politico-heraldica,” Arndt, Charles [son of Joshua Arndt]

Born: Artedi, Peter a Swedish physician and naturalist

“The Christian Religion, as practised by a daughter of the Church of England,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady

Died: Aunoy, Marie Catherine Jumelle De Berneville, Comtesse D' widow of the count d'Aunoy

Died: Ayres, John an eminent English penman of the seventeenth century

“Isidori Clarii ex Monacho Episcopi Fulginatis Epistolse ad amicos, hactenus ineditac,” Bacchini, Bernardin a very learned Italian scholar of the seventeenth century

“Oraison funebre de M. Pierre Creagh,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

“Histoire de l'ancien et du nouveau Testament,” Basnage, James de Franquener

Born: Baume, James Francis De La canon of the collegiate church of St

“Diatriba de Pharsalici conflictus mense et die, cum accessionibus et prefatione Henrici Leonard! Schurztleischii,” Beau, John Baptiste Le a learned French Jesuit

“Serious reflections on the scandalous abuse and effects of the Stage, a sermon,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

Died: Berault, Michael pastor and professor of theology at Montauban

“Electa processus executivi, processorii, provocatorii et matrimonialis,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

“De Virgilio oratore,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

“Rime varie,” Bernardoni, Peter Antony an Italian poet

Born: Bidermann, John Theophilus a very learned and voluminous German writer

Born: Birch, Thomas a late valuable historical and biographical writer

Born: Blackburne, Francis the celebrated author of the “Confessional

“Eliza, a poem in ten books,” Blackmore, Sir Richard physician to king William III. and queen Anne

“Solon” Bladen, Martin of Albro'-hatch

“Relationes quaedam Arnoldi Blair monachi de Dumfermelem et Capellani D. Willelmi Wallas Militis. Cum Comment.” Blair, John a monk of the order of St

Born: Blondel, James Francis nephew of the preceding

“Letters” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian

“Commentatio in Grotii librum de jure belli ac pacis,” Boecler, John Henry an eminent German critic and historian

“Select dissertationes in Sac. Scripturam,” Bonjour, William a learned Augustin

Born: Broschi, Carlo was born the 24th of January

Born: Brown, Ulysses Maximilian De a celebrated general of the eighteenth century

Born: Browne, Isaac Hawkins esq. F. R. S. and a very ingenious and elegant poet of the last century

“Opticae disputationes,” Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit

“The Stolen Heiress, or the Salamanca Doctor outwitted.” Centlivre, Susannah an ingenious dramatic writer

“Rudimentorum Methodi Fiuxionurn inversae Specimina, adversus Abr. De Moivre.” Cheyne, George a physician of considerable eminence and singular character

“Opuscula,” Clarius, Isidorus one of the most learned divines in the sixteenth century

“Supplement,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

“Hist, genealogique de la Maison de Gondi,” Corbinelli, James a man of wit and learning of the sixteenth century

“De Furibus Librariis,” Crenius, Thomas a native of the marche of Brandenburg

Born: Daun, Leopold Count a celebrated Austrian general

Died: Dawes, Sir William archbishop of York

“Gibraltar, or the Spanish Adventure;” Dennis, John a poet

“Occasional Communion fundamentally destructive of the discipline of the primitive catholic Church, and contrary to the doctrine of the latest Scriptures concerning Church Communion;” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

Born: Duclos, Charles Dineau born at Dinant in Bretagne

“The Preacher,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“The Twin-Rivals,” Farquhar, George an ingenious comic writer

Born: Fothergill, George principal of St

Born: Fox, Henry Lord Holland

Born: Ganganelli, John Vincent Antony who was elevated to the popedom by the name of Clement XIV. was the son of a physician

Born: Gaubius, Jerome David an eminent German physician

“Fundamentum doctrines motus gravium,” Giordani, Vital a skilful mathematician

“Ad Hyacinthum Christophorum Epistola,” Giordani, Vital a skilful mathematician

Died: Gourville, John Herauld De a French politician

“Sejani et Rufini dialogus de Laderchiana historia S. Petri Damiani,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician

Died: Guillet, De Saint George, Guy a French historian

Born: Hartley, David an ingenious physician and phU losopher

“Justin,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“A Treatise on the Dispensations allowed in Lent,” Hecquet, Philip a French physician of singular merit and skill

“Four Discourses against Vice and Immorality,” Henry, Matthew an eminent dissenting teacher

“I have had much satisfaction this year (1703) in my non-conformity, especially by reading Mr. Hoadly’s books, in which I see a manifest spirit of Christianity unhappily leavened by the spirit of conformity.” Hoadly, Benjamin a prelate celebrated for his controversial talents

Born: Hoadly, Benjamin eldest son of the bishop of Winchester

“Posthumous Works,” Hooke, Robert an eminent English mathematician

Died: Howe, John a learned non-conformist divine in the seventeenth century

“Sophocles,” Johnson, Thomas an excellent classical scholar and editor

“Auctuarium,” Labbe, Philip a celebrated Jesuit

“Le veritable Esprit des Disciples de S. Augustin,” Lallemant, James Philip a Jesuit

“The Danger of Priestcraft,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

“The principles of Dissenters concerning Toleration, and occasional Conformity,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

Born: Mason, John a non-conformist divine

Died: Menestrier, Claude Francis a Jesuit

“Dissertatio de Generatione et Metamorphosibus insectorum Surinamensium,” Merian, Maria Sibylla a lady much and justly ceJebrated for her skill in drawing insects

Born: Moore, Philip rector of Kirkbride

Born: Moser, George Michael an artist of much reputation and amiable character

Born: Muller, Gerard Frederick a celebrated German traveller and writer

“Prolegomena, &c. in librum, cui titulus, Elucidatio Augustiniange de divina gratia doctrinae,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“Lettere ai generosi e cortesi Letterati d'ltalia,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

Born: Murray, William, Earl Of Mansfield an eminent English lawyer

“The New Testament translated into English from the Latin, with marginal notes,” Nary, Cornelius an Irish Roman catholic divine

“A Letter on Church Government, in answer to a pamphlet entitled The Principles of the Protestant Reformation,” Nelson, Robert a learned and pious English gentleman

Died: Nesse, Christopher a non-conformist divine of considerable learning

Died: Nyssenus, Gregory

“Mathematical and Physical Researches,” Parent, Antony a French mathematician

Born: Parsons, James an excellent physician and polite scholar

“Dissertation sur les anciennes & veritables bornes de la Terre Promise,” Pezron, Paul a learned and ingenious Frenchman

“The Lives of Painters.” Piles, Roger De an ingenious Frenchman

“Traité des Fougeres de l'Amerique,” Plumier, Charles called Father Plumier

“Les Principes solides de la Religion Chretienne,” Poiret, Peter famous only for his love of mysticism and enthusiasm

Died: Rapin De Thoyras, Paul an eminent historian

Died: Ray, John an eminent English natural philosopher

“De Religione Moharnmedica libri duo,” Reland, Hadrian an eminent orientalist

“Epistolse celebrium Virorum,” Rittershusius, Conradus a learned civilian and philologer of Germany

Born: Robertson, William a very learned divine

Born: Rosel, John Augustus a painter and entomologist

“De Gestis Gul. Valise,” Sibbald, Sir Robert an eminent physician

“The Essay towards a proposal for Catholic Communion, &c.” Spinckes, Nathaniel an eminent nonjuving divine

“Paraphrase on the Epistles and Gospels,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

Died: Strange, Sir John an able lawyer

“Bibliotheca Historica,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

“De Vita et Scriptis Geo. Adam Struvii,” Struvius, Burcard Gotthelf one of the many sons of the preceding

“The Life of Sir John Cheke,” Strype, John the most valuable contributor to ecclesiastical history and biography that ever appeared in this country

Died: Suicer, John Gaspard a learned German divine

“Historia VinJandiae antiquae,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary

Died: Trigland, James a learned divine

Died: Tronchin, Theodore the first of a considerable family of learned men in Geneva and France

Born: Tucker, Abraham an ingenious English writer

Died: Turretin, John Alphonsus the most celebrated of the family

“Dissertatio super Aristea, de 70 interpretibus,” Van-Dale, Anthony a learned writer

Born: Vanloo, Charles brother to the preceding

Born: Vergne, Louis Elizabeth De La count de Tressan

“Military Discoveries” Walker, Sir Edward an useful historical writer and herald

“Thesaurus Ling. Vet. Septen.” Wanley, Humphrey a literary antiquary of great learning and accuracy

“The necessity and usefulness of the Christian IleveJation, by reason of the corruptions of the principles of natural religion among Jews and Heathens,” Whitby, Daniel a learned divine

“Historia Lexicorum Hebraicorum,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

“Reflections,” Wotton, William an English divine of uncommon parts and learning (?–1726)

Died: Young, Edward a very celebrated and popular English poet

1706

“A collection of Travels in France, Italy, England, Holland, and Russia,” Aa, Peter Vander an eminent bookseller (16591733)

“A collection of Voyages in the two Indies,” Aa, Peter Vander an eminent bookseller (16591733)

“Scriptores rerum Gerrn. septentrional.” Adam Of Bremen so called because he was a canon of that church

Died: Agnelli, Joseph a learned Jesuit

“Aug. Hermanni Franke manuductio ad lectionem Scrip. Sac.” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

Died: Amelot De La Houssaye, Nicholas called by some Abraham Nicholas

Born: Amhurst, Nicholas an English political and miscellaneous writer

“Delia vita di Scipione Ammiralo, patrizio Leccese, libri tre,” Angelis, Dominico De author of several pieces relating to the history of literature

“Lexicon philosophicum,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

Born: Artaud, Peter Joseph born at Bonieux in the comtat-Venaissin

“Six familiar Essays upon Marriage, Crosses in Love, and Friendship,” Astell, Mary a learned and ingenious lady

“A letter to Dr. Francis Atterbury, concerning Virtue and Vice,” Atterbury, Francis bishop of Rochester in the reigns of queen Anne and king George I. was born March 6

Born: Baskerville, John a celebrated printer

“Histoire des Juifs,” Basnage, James de Franquener

“L'histoire secrette du Connetable de Bourbon,” Baudot De Juilli, Nicholas born at Vendôme in 1678

Died: Bauldri, Paul surnamed D'!Berville

Died: Bayle, Peter a French writer who once made a great figure in the literary world

“Ecclesia Antediluviana vera et falsa,” Bebele, Balthazar a Lutheran divine

“The evil and danger of Stage Plays,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

“The temple of Music,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

Born: Belchier, John was born in the year 1706

“Electa jurisprudentise criminalis,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

“The French church’s apology for the church of England or the objections of dissenters against the articles, homilies, liturgy, and canons of the English church, considered, and answered upon the principles of the reformed church of France. A work chiefly extracted out of the authentic acts and decrees of the French national synods, and the most approved writers of that church,” Bingham, Joseph the writer of several tracts on theological subjects

Died: Blair, Patrick an ingenious Scotch botanist

“Catalogue of the Orders, Religious, Military, and Equestrian, with plates representing their several habiliments,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit

Born: Boyle, John earl of Cork and Orrery

Born: Brooke, Henry an amiable and ingenious writer

“Essays, ecclesiastical and civil,” Bulstrode, Sir Richard eldest son of the preceding

“Unfortunate Court Favourites of England,” Burton, Robert was a name placed in the titlepages of a numerous set of popular volumes printed about the end of the seventeenth and beginning of the eighteenth century

Born: Chastelet, Gabriel Emilia De Breteuil, Marchioness descended of a very ancient family of Picardy

“Le Pitture antiche delle Grotte di Roma e del Sepolcro di Nasoni, &c.” Chausse, Michael Angelo De La a learned antiquary of Paris in the last century

Died: Cinelli, John a physician at Florence

“Rights of the Christian Church,” Clerc, John Le brother to the preceding

Died: Cradock, Samuel an eminent writer among the nonconformists

“C. Julii Caesaris, et A. Hirtii quas extant omnia,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“Memoirs of the Academy of Sciences at Paris.” Ditton, Humphrey an eminent mathematician

“An Epistolary Discourse, proving, from the scriptures and the first fathers, that the soul is a principle naturally mortal; but immortalized actually by the pleasure of God, to punishment, or to reward, by its union with the divine baptismal spirit. Wherein is proved, that none have the power of giving this divine immortalizing spirit, since the apostles, but only the bishops,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

Born: Dollond, John an eminent optician

“Secret Memoirs of Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester,” Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

“Leicester’s Ghost;” Dudley, Robert baron of Denbigh

“Fair Example,” Estcourt, Richard well known both as an actor and a writer

“Description of the Church of the Invalids,” Felibien, John Francis son of the preceding

“Posthums, quibus accedunt illustrium eruditorum ad eutn Epistolse,” Francius, Peter a Greek and Latin poet

Born: Fuessli, John Gaspard a Swiss artist

Born: Goodal, Walter a Scotch antiquary

Born: Green, John an English prelate

Died: Gryphius, Christian son of the preceding

Died: Hamel, John Baptists Du a very learned French philosopher and divine

Died: Hody, Humphrey an eminent English divine

Died: Hoffman, John James professor of Greek at Bale

Born: Hopkins, William an Arian writer

“Bibliotheque Choisee,” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

“The Complete History of England,” Hughes, John an English poet

“Paraphrase with Notes on the Book of Psalms according to the Translation retained in our Common Prayer- Book,” Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors

Died: Joyner, William second son of William

“A complete History of England, &c.” Kennet, White an English writer

“Account of the Society for propagating the Gospel in foreign parts,” Kennet, White an English writer

“An Essay towards a Paraphrase on the Psalms, in Verse; with a Paraphrase on the third Chapter of the Revelations,” Kennet, Basil younger brother of the preceding

“Entretiens sur lea Sciences, et sur la Methode d'Etudier,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

“Demonstration, ou Preuves eVidentes de la Vérite et Sainted de la Morale Chretienne,” Lami, Bernard a learned priest of the Oratory

“Onomasticon,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic

Born: Leechman, William a learned Scotch divine

“A Warning for the Church of England,” Leslie, Charles the second son of the preceding

Born: Martini, John-Baptist known all over Europe by the name of Padre Martini

Born: Menard, Leo a counsellor in the presidial court at Nismes

“Adversaria Anatomica,” Morgagni, John Baptist an eminent pbysiciain and anatomist

“Disput. de Inflammatione,” Nettleton, Thomas a physician and miscellaneous writer

“De Religione ab Imperio Jure Gentium libera Oratio,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“Observationum Libri duo,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“Dissertatio de miraculo Piscinae Bethesdae,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

Born: Pattison, William an unfortunate poet

“Eight Letters to Dr. Wells,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Died: Quick, John an eminent nonconformist

“De mente Concilii Tridentini circa Gratiam per se efficacem.” Reginald, Anthony a Dominican of the seventeenth century

“Dissertationum Miscellanearum Partes Tres,” Reland, Hadrian an eminent orientalist

Born: Rosen, Nicholas an eminent physician

Born: Sauvages, Francis Boissier De the inventor of modern nosology

Died: Schalken, Godfrey an ingenious painter

“The truth and excellence of the Christian Religion asserted, against Jews, infidels, and heretics; in sixteen sermons preached at Boyle’s Lectures,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

“Rochefoucault’s Maxims,” Stanhope, George dean of Canterbury

“Groenlandia antiqua, seu veteris Groenlandiae descriptio,” Torfæus, Thermodus a learned Danish historian and antiquary

“Verses on baron Spanheim,” Trapp, Joseph an English divine

Died: Wagenseil, John Christopher a very learned German

Died: Warburton, William an English prelate of great abilities and eminence

“Dionysius’s Geography,” Wells, Edward a learned English divine

Born: Williams, Anna an ingenious English lady

“Dissertatio de Zabiis,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

“Origenis Philosophumena recognita et nods illustrata,” Wolfe, John Christopher a learned scholar

“The Account of Architects and Architecture,” Wren, Christopher a learned and illustrious English architect and mathematician

1707

“The History of the Campagnes 1548 and 1549: being an exact account of the martial expeditions performed in those days by the Scots and French on the one side, and the English and their foreign auxiliaries on the other: done in French by Mons. Beague, a French gentleman. Printed in Paris 1556, with an introductory preface by the translator,” Abercromby, Patrick a physician and historian

Born: Adams, William master of Pembroke College

Born: Alcock, Nathan an English physician of considerable celebrity as a practitioner

“De Exilio,” Alcyonius, Peter a learned Italian

“Lithotomia, overo del cavar la Pietra,” Alghizi, Thomas a very celebrated lithotomist

Born: Allen, Anthony an English lawyer and antiquary

“Dissertatio de J. C. Domini nostri anno et mense natali,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“The Prophecies which Mr. Whiston applies to the times immediately following the appearance of the Messiah, considered and examined,” Allix, Peter a very learned and eminent divine of the church of England

“Traité des Eunuques, par C. Dollincan,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

“De propria ratione qua res supernaturales a rebus naturalibus differunt,” Argentre, Charles Duplessis D' bishop of Tulles

“Tableau de la Cour de Rome,” Aymon, John a Piedmontese author

Died: Baglivi, George an eminent Italian physician

“Reponse a l'histoire des Onicles de M. de Fontenelle,” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

“Tomyris, Reine des Mussagetes,” Barbier, Mary Anne a French lady

“Des Instructions Pastorales;” Belsunce, Henry Francis Xavier De bishop of Marseilles

Born: Bentham, Edward canon of Christ-church

“Dissert, tres de Lino,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

Died: Beveridge, William a learned divine in the seventeenth century

Born: Beyer, Augustus a German Protestant minister

“Index locorum scripture sacra,” Bigne, Marguerin De La a priest

“Founder of the poetical lectures,” Birkhead, Henry a modern Latin poet

Born: Blanchet, Francis a French abbé of considerable talents and amiable character

“Enchiridion Precum, cum introductione de natura Orationis,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St

“De ortu atque progressu Philosophise moralis,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic

“De Socrate, singular! boni ethici exemplo,” Boerner, Christian Frederick professor of theology at Leipsic

“Observatiunes Misceilanex ad loca quaedam cum Novi Fcederis, turn externorum Scriptorum Græcorum,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

“An account of Church-government and governors, wherein is shewed that the government of the church of England is most agreeable to that of the primitive church; for the instruction of a near relation, who had been brought up among the Dissenters,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

Died: Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland

Born: Buffon, George Louis Le Clerc, Count Of the most eminent French naturalist of the eighteenth century

“A letter to Mr. Hoadly, in answer to his Defence of the Reasonableness of Conformity.” Calamy, Edmund a very eminent divine among the nonconformists

“Commentaire litteral sur tous les livres de l'Aneten et da Nouyeau Testament,” Calmet, Augustine a learned Benedictine of the college of St

Died: Casati, Paul a learned Jesuit

Died: Cavendish, William the first duke of Devonshire

Died: Charleton, Walter a very learned physician

Born: Church, Thomas was born in 1707

“A letter to the learned Mr. Henry Dodwell, containing some remarks on a pretended demonstration of the immateriality and natural immortality of the soul, in Mr. Clarke’s answer to his late epistolary discourse,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“A reply to Mr. Clarke’s defence of his letter to Mr. Dodwell with a postscript to Mr. Milles’s answer to Mr. Dod well’s epistolary discourse,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Reflections on Mr. Clarke’s second defence of his letter to Mr. Dodwell,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“De jure precum primariarum,” Corradini, De Sezza, Peter Marcellinus a learned antiquary

Born: Cotton, Nathaniel an English physician

Born: Crebillon, Claude Prosper Joliot De son of the preceding

“Dissertations historiques sur divers sujets,” Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La a learned French writer

“Collectanea de Cyrillo Lucario,” Cyrillo, Dominic

“M. Minucii Felicis Octavius,” Davies, John an eminent and learned critic

“Sermons preached upon several occasions before king William and queen Anne,” Dawes, Sir William archbishop of York

“Orpheus and Eurydice,” Dennis, John a poet

“Dionysii Geographia emendata,” Dionysius, Periegetes was an ancient poet and geographer

“Acta Eruditortim,” Ditton, Humphrey an eminent mathematician

“A farther prospect of the Case in View, in answer to some new objections not then considered,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

Died: Drake, James a celebrated political writer and physician

“Treatise on the Sacrament,” Earle, Jabez a dissenting minister of considerable note

Died: Edelinck, Gerard an eminent engraver

“Veritas redux, or evangelical truths restored,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Born: Ernesti, John Augustus was born at Tacnnstadt in Thuringia

Born: Euler, Leonard a very eminent mathematician (?–1783)

“Traité de la noblesse des Capitouls,” Faille, Germain De La a French topographical writer

“Systema Planetarum,” Falconet, Camille born at Lyons in 1671

Born: Fielding, Henry beyond all comparison the first novel-writer of this country

Died: Filicaia, Vincent De a celebrated Italian poet

“Poesie Toscane di Vincenzo da Filicaia,” Filicaia, Vincent De a celebrated Italian poet

Born: Flexman, Roger, D. D. a dissenting clergyman of considerable learning and industry

“The Physicians’ Pulsewatch,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

“Pietas Hallensis,” Francke, Augustus Herman a learned and pious German divine

Died: Gerbillon, John Francis one of the Jesuit missionaries in China

Born: Gilchrist, Ebenezer a Scotch physician of eminence

Born: Goldoni, Charles an eminent modern Italian dramatist

Died: Gramont, Philibert, Count Of son of Antony duke of Gramont

“A treatise on the original Institution, &c. of Parliaments,” Hale, Sir Matthew a most learned lawyer

Born: Harte, Walter an English poet and divine

Born: Hoare, William an ingenious and amiable English artist

“Opnscula Anatomico-Chirurgica,” Hoorne, John Van a distinguished anatomist and physician

Born: Horbery, Matthew a learned English divine

Born: Huber, John James a celebrated anatomist

“De Vita Pythag. Liber. Gr. et Lat. ex emendatione et cum notis Ludolphi Kusteri,” Jamblicus a native of Chalcis in Ccelosyria

“Defensio S. Augustini adversus Jo. Phereponum,” Jenkin, Robert a learned English divine

Born: Ihre, John professor of rhetoric and politics in the university of Upsal

Born: Le Blanc, John Bernard Le historiographer of buildings of the academy della Crusca

“Homer’s Iliad,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic

“Archasologia Britannica, giving some account additional to what has been hitherto published of the languages, histories, and customs, of the original inhabitants of Great Britain, from collections and observations in travels through Wales, Cornwall, Bas Bretagne, Ireland, and Scotland, Vol, I. Glossography *.” Lhuyd, Edward an eminent antiquary

Born: Linnæus, Charles afterwards Von Linne'

Born: Lyonet, Peter an eminent naturalist

“De constructione aequationum differentialium primi gradus,” Manfredi, Gabriel brother to the preceding

“A Bible with short notes,” Martin, David a protestant divine

Born: Mazzuchelli, John Maria a nobleman of Brescia

Died: Morin, Lewis a French physician and botanist

Born: Mounteney, Richard an English lawyer

“Great duty of frequenting the Christian Sacrifice,” Nelson, Robert a learned and pious English gentleman

Died: Pettyt, William student of the Middle Temple

Born: Pringle, Sir John baronet (17071782)

Died: Regis, Peter Sylvan a French philosopher

Born: Riccati, Vincent an able mathematician

Born: Robins, Benjamin an English mathematician of great genius and eminence (?–1751)

Died: Ruinart, Thierry a French theologian

Died: Sherlock, Dr. William a learned English divine

Born: Skelton, Philip . a worthy and learned clergyman of Ireland

“Phaedra and Hippolitus,” Smith, Edmund one of those writers who

“Vitae quorundam eruditissimorum & illustrium virorum,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

Died: Stepney, George an English poet and statesman

Died: Stratford, Nicholas a pious and learned bishop of Chester

“Tyrocinia mathematica,” Sturmius, John Christopher a noted German mathematician and philosopher

“The second pa/t of the Wolf stripped of Shepherd’s cloa thing, in answer to a late book entitled The Rights of the Christian Church asserted, published at London in March,” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“Two treatises, one of the Christian Priesthood, the other of the dignity of the Episcopal Order, formerly written, and npw published to obviate the erroneous opinions, fallacious reasonings, and bold and false assertions, in a late book entitled The Rights of the Christian Church; with a large prefatory discourse, wherein is contained an Answer to the said book; all written by George Hickes, D. D.” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“A thorough examination of the false principles and fallacious arguments advanced against the Christian Church, Priesthood, and Religion, in a late pernicious book, ironically entitled The Rights of the Christian Church asserted, &c. in a dialogue between Demas and Hierarcha: humbly offered to the consideration of the nobility and gentry of England; by Samuel Hill, rector of Kilmington, and archdeacon of Wells.” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“Appendix to Pierius Valerian us’s treatise De Infelicitate Literatorum,” Tollius, James a physician and very learned man

Born: Tooke, Thomas was born in East-Kent

Died: Vandervelde, William called The Young

Died: Vauban, Sebastian Le Prestre, Seigneur De marechal of France

“La Dixme Roïale,” Vauban, Sebastian Le Prestre, Seigneur De marechal of France

“History of Infant Baptism” Wall, William the able defender of infant-baptism

“Essay on the Revelation of St. John;” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

“Arithmetic* Universalis,” Whiston, William an English divine of very uncommon parts and more uncommon learning (16671752)

“Reflections on some assertions and opinions of Mr. Dodweli, contained in a hook entitled ' An Epistolary discourse proving from the Scripture and first fathers, that the soul is a principle naturally mortal. Shewing the falsehood and the pernicious consequences of them. To which is added an answer to a pamphlet, entitled, some passages in Dr. Whitby’s paraphrase and annotations on the New Testament contrary to Scripture and the received Doctrine of the Church of England,” Whitby, Daniel a learned divine

1708

Died: Adimari, Lewis a satirical poet of the same family with the preceding

Born: Ambrose De Lombes, Pere a pious and learned capuchin

“A devout collection of Divine Hymns and Poems, on several occasions,” Assheton, Dr. William son of Mr

“The Re-union of Christians translated from the French,” Atterbury, Lewis eldest son of the preceding

“Suite de la Reponse, &c.” Baltus, John Francis a learned French Jesuit

Born: Batoni, Pompeo one of the greatest painters of the last century

Died: Battely, Dr. John an English antiquary

“Funeral Sermon” Beaufort, Margaret the foundress of Christ’s and St

“Essay on singing David’s psalms,” Bedford, Arthur a pious and learned clergyman of the church of England

“Responsa ex omni jure,” Berger, John Henry De a learned lawyer

“Origines Ecclesiastics, or the Antiquities of the Christian Church,” Bingham, Joseph the writer of several tracts on theological subjects

“Plain directions for reading the Holy Bible,” Boehm, Anthony William minister of the German chapel at St

“Institutiones medicae in usus exercitationis annuae domesticos,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Prselectiones publicae de morbis oculorum,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Boyse, Samuel the only son of the preceding

“Historia judicii habiti annis 1618 and 1619^ de tribus captivis, Barnevelt, Hogerbeets, et Grotio,” Brandt, Gerard a learned ecclesiastical historian

Died: Brandt, John the youngest son of Gerard

“Two letters on the times wherein Marriage is said to be prohibited,” Brett, Thomas, Ll. D. an eminent English divine and controversial writer

“AlbiiTibulli quse extant, &c.” Broeckhusius, John a distinguished scholar in Holland

Born: Bruys, Francis born at Serrieres in the Maconnois in 1708

Born: Campbell, John an eminent historical

Born: Chomel, James Francis a French physician

“A farther Vindication of the Short View, &c. in whjch the objections of a late book, entitled A Defence of Plays, are considered,” Collier, Jeremy an eminent English divine

“An answer to Mr. Clarke’s third defence of his letter to Mr. Dodwell,” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Letter concerning Enthusiasm,” Cooper, Anthony Ashley earl of Shaftesbury

Died: Corneille, Michael born at Paris in 1642

“Vindiciae Veterum Scriptorum, contra Hardouinum,” Croze, Mathuiun Veyssiere La a learned French writer

Born: Dalin, Olaus Von a learned Swede

Born: Dawes, Richard a learned critic

“An Essay upon the Execution of the Laws against Immorality and Profaneness. With a Preface addressed to her Majesty’s justices of the peace,” Disney, John a learned English divine and magistrate

“An Explication of a famous passage in the Dialogue of S. Justin Martyr with Tryphon, concerning the immortality of human souls. With an Appendix, consisting of a letter to the rev. Mr. John Norris, of Bemerton; and an expostulation relating to the late insults of Mr. Clarke and Mr. Chishull,” Dodwell, Henry a very learned writer

“Treatise of Faith and Justification,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

“A treatise on the weights and measures of various nations, and on the value of the coins of the ancients,” Eisenschmidt, John Caspar was born at Strasbourg Sept. 25

Died: Fosse, Antony De La nephew of the former

“Feb. 7, 1700. Ordered, that in consideration the bishop of Gloucester has a long time, at his own charge, provided a lecturer in this parish, and been otherwise kind and bountiful to the same, that the chancel of this parish church be forthwith put in good repair at the charge of the parish.” Fowler, Edward a learned English prelate

“System of the Heart,” Gamaches, Stephen Simon a writer of some eminence

Born: Gaubil, Antony one of the French missionaries in China

Died: Gobien, Charles Le a learned Jesuit

“Origines mundi, et in eo regnorum,” Gurtler, Nicolas a learned protestant divine

Born: Guthrie, William a miscellaneous writer and compiler

Born: Hagedorn, Frederic a celebrated German poet of the last century

Born: Haller, Albert De one of the most eminent physicians and philosophers of the eighteenth century

Died: Hare, Henry, Lord Colerane third and last baron of that name and family

Born: Hayes, William an eminent musical composer

Born: Hayman, Francis an English artist

“Livy,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“A Letter containing an account of some Antiquities between Windsor and Oxford, with a list of the several pictures in the school gallery adjoining to the Bodleian library,” Hearne, Thomas an eminent English antiquary

“Select Colloquies of Lucian, and his Timon,” Hemsterhuis, Tiberius one of the most famous critics of his country

Died: Heusinger, John Michael a celebrated Saxon divine and scholar

Died: Hickeringill, Edmund a half-crazy kind of writer

Died: Jacquelot, Isaac an eminent Protestant divine

“Clergyman’s Vade-Mecum,” Johnson, John an eminent divine among the nonjurors

“Recherches Historiques et Genealogiques des Grands d'Espagne,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

“Stemma regium Lusitanicum,” Imhoff, John a very famous genealogist

“The Christian Scholar, in rules and directions for children and youth sent to English schools,” Kennet, White an English writer

“Bibliotheque choisie,” Kuster, Ludolf a learned critic

“Philologia Barbaro-Grseca,” Lang, John Michael an able Protestant divine

“An Examination of Malebranche’s Opinion of seeing all Things in God.” Locke, John one of the greatest philosophers this country has produced

“Methode Hebraique du P. Renou,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer

“Synopsis Apocalyptica; or a short and plain Explication and Application of Daniel’s Prophecy, and St. John’s Revelation, in consent with it, and consequential to it; by G. E. of C. tracing in the steps of the admirable lord Napier of Merchiston,” Mackenzie, George viscount Tarbat

“Museum Chymicum,” Maier, Michael a celebrated German alchymist and rosicrucian of the seventeenth century

Born: Marchmont, Hugh Hume, Campbell, Third Earl Of a nobleman of great learning and accomplishments

“Eight Sermons,” Martin, David a protestant divine

Died: Masham, Lady Damahis a lady distinguished by her piety and extraordinary accomplishments

“Gccasional Thoughts in reference to a virtuous and Christian Life.” Masham, Lady Damahis a lady distinguished by her piety and extraordinary accomplishments

Died: Maucroix, Francis De a French translator

Born: Mittarelli, John Benedict a learned monk and historian of the order of the Camaldoli

“Some Letters to Mr. Locke,” Molyneux, Thomas The preceding William Molyneux had also a brother

“Introduzione alle paci private,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

Born: Norden, Frederick Lewis an eminent geographer and traveller

“A Philosophical Discourse concerning the Natural Immortality of the Soul, wherein the great question of the Soul’s Immortality is endeavoured to be rightly stated and cleared,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

“The natural Mortality of the Human Souls clearly demonstrated from the Holy Scriptures, and the concurrent Testimonies of the Primitive Writers,” Norris, John a learned English divine and Platonic philosopher

Died: Oldys, William a bibliographer of great industry and accuracy

“History of the Apostles’ Creed,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

Born: Olivieri, Hannibal a learned Italian antiquary

“Consideration on the sixth Chapter of the Abridgment of the London Cases, relating to Baptism and the sign of the Cross,” Peirce, James an eminent dissenting minister

Born: Petit, Anthony a celebrated French anatomist

Died: Philips, John an Lnglish poet

Born: Pitt, William earl of Chatham

“A Dictionary of anonymous and pseudonymous Authors,” Placcius, Vincent an eminent philologer of Hamburgh

“A large and curious Account of the Amianthos or Asbestine Linen,” Plot, Robert eminent for being the first who formed a plan for a natural history of England

Died: Poupart, Francis a celebrated anatomist and physician

“Roscius An^licanus, or an Historical View of the Stage,” Purcell, Henry an eminent musician

“Callipaedia” Quillet, Claudius an ingenious French writer

Born: Racine, Bonaventure a French ecclesiastical historian

“Analyse Demontree,” Reyneau, Charles-Rene commonly called Father Reyneau

Died: Rooke, Sir George a brave naval officer

Died: Saint-John, Henry lord viscount Bolingbroke

“Itinera Alpina,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

“Piscium querelse et vindicise,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

Died: Schurtzfleisch, Conrad Samuel a learned German

“Triumphs for the Inauguration of the Lord-mayor,” Settle, Elkanah a poetaster

Died: Stillingfleet, Benjamin grandson to the preceding

Died: Stork, Abraham a Dutch painter of sea-pieces

Died: Tallents, Francis a non-conformist divine of considerable eminence and learning

“Itinera Alpina,” Thorpe, John a physician and antiquary

Died: Tyson, Edward a learned physician

Died: Vaillant, John Francis Foi son of the preceding

Died: Van-Dale, Anthony a learned writer

Born: Wall, John a learned physician and medical writer

Died: Walsh, William an English critic and poet

Died: Witsius, Herman a very learned and eminent divine of North Holland

1709

“Aurelianus de Morbis acutis et chronicis,” Almeloveen, Theodore Jansson Van an eminent Dutch physician

“Memoires concernant les vies et les ouvrages de plusieurs modernes celebres dans la Republique des Lettres,” Ancillon, Charles son of the above

Born: Ashworth, Caleb a dissenting minister

Died: Atkyns, Sir Robert lord chief baron of the exchequer

“Reflections on a late scandalous report about the repeal of the Test Act.” Atterbury, Francis bishop of Rochester in the reigns of queen Anne and king George I. was born March 6

Died: Bacici, John Baptist Gauli surnamed the Painter

Died: Bagshaw, Henry brother of the above

Born: Banks, John an English miscellaneous writer of some note

Born: Barbeu Du Bourg, James a physician

“Traite de jeu,” Barbeyrac, John nephew of the preceding

“Entretiens sur la Religion,” Basnage, James de Franquener

“De Thennis Carolmis commentatio,” Berger, John William brother to the preceding

Born: Bignicourt, Simon De a counsellor of the presklial of Rheims

“Oratio de usu ratiocinii mechanici in Medicina,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

“Aphorisini de cognoscendis et curandis morbis, in usum doctritirc Medicinse,” Boerhaave, Herman an illustrious physician and professor at Leyden

Born: Bollioud-Mermet, Louis a French writer

“Musaeum collegii Romani Kircherianum,” Bonanni, Philip a learned Jesuit

“Septuagint,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

Died: Bourdelot, Peter Bonnet physician in ordinary to Louis XIV. and first physician to the duchess of Burgundy

Born: Brett, Sir Piercy, Knt admiral of the blue

Born: Brosses, Charles De a French writer of great learning

Born: Brown, James an English traveller and scholar

“History of the Lives of English Divines,” Burton, Robert was a name placed in the titlepages of a numerous set of popular volumes printed about the end of the seventeenth and beginning of the eighteenth century

Died: Cally, Peter a celebrated French philosopher

Died: Chaise, Francis De La a Jesuit of uncommon abilities

Born: Champion, Joseph a celebrated English penman

“Universal Martyrology,” Chastelain, Claude canon of the cathedral church of Paris

“Universal Medicince Theoricse pars prima, seu Physiologia, ad usum scholae accommodata,” Chomel, James Francis a French physician

Born: Colle, Charles secretary and reader to the duke of Orleans

“An essay concerning the use of reason in propositions, the evidence whereof depends upon human testimony:” Collins, Anthony an eminent writer on the side of infidelity

“Gallia Orientalis,” Colomies, Paul a learned French protestant

“Des opuscules critiques & historiques,” Colomies, Paul a learned French protestant

Died: Corneille, Thomas brother to the preceding

“Memoirs of Literature,” Coronelli, Vincent a celebrated geographer of the Minime order

Died: Cowper, William a celebrated surgeon and anatomist

“Thesaurus secretorum curiosorum, in quo curiosa, ad omnes corporis humani, turn internes turn externos, morbos curandos, &c. continentur,” Cramer, Gabriel an eminent mathematician

Born: Dalton, John, D. D. was born in 1709

“Leg principes du Blason en quatorze planches,” Dangeau, Louis Courcillon De a French abbe

“Reflections upon the Constitution and Management of the Trade to Africa, through the whole course and progress thereof, from the beginning of the last century to this time,” Davenant, Charles the eldest son of sir William Davenant

“History of the Union” De Foe, Daniel a voluminous and very ingenious political and miscellaneous writer

Born: De La Cour, James an Irish poetical writer

“Muse’s Mercury,” Dennis, John a poet

Born: Dodwell, William was born at Shottesbrooke

“Histoire de la ligue de Cambrai, faite Tan 1508, centre la republique de Venise,” Dubos, John Baptist an eminent French writer and critic

“Programma de antiquissimo Helmstadiistatu,” Eccard, John George a German historian and antiquary

“The Preacher,” Edwards, John an eminent English divine and voluminous writer

Born: Elizabeth, Petrovna daughter of Peter the great

Died: English, Hester a French woman by extraction

“Journal de Verdun,” Faille, Germain De La a French topographical writer

Died: Faydit, Peter a priest of Riom

“Osservazioni sopra l'antichita di Roma descritte nel Diario Italico del Montfaucon,” Ficoroni, Francis a famous Roman medallist

“History of hot and cold Bathing, ancient and modern, with an Appendix by Dr. Baynard,” Floyer, Sir John an eminent physician

Died: Fontaine, Nicholas a voluminous French writer

Died: Galle, Servatius a Dutch writer

Born: Gesner, John a canon of Zurich

Died: Gibson, Richard commonly called the Dwarf

Born: Gmelin, John George a physician and eminent botanist

“An Essay towards a Paraphrase on the Psalms,” Godeau, Anthony a learned French bishop and writer

“Satire Menipee,” Godefroi, Denys the third of that name

“Selecta ex Historia Litteraria,” Goetze, George Henry a learned and zealous Lutheran

“Meletemata Annebergensia,” Goetze, George Henry a learned and zealous Lutheran

Died: Graat was an historical painter

“Disquisitio geometrica in systema sonorum D. Narcissi (Marsh) archiepiscopi Armachani,” Grandlus, Gumo a philosopher and mathematician

Born: Gresset, John Baptist Lewis a French poet of considerable eminence

“A History of. the Orders of Knighthood,” Gryphius, Christian son of the preceding

Died: Hanckius, Martin a learned German professor

Born: Harris, James esq. an English gentleman of very uncommon parts and learning

“The Pilgrim, or the happy Convert, a pastoral tragedy,” Harrison, William a young gentleman high in esteem

“Ethica amoris,” Henry De St. Ignace an able divine

Died: Holt, Sir John knight

“Memoires de Trevoux” Huet, Peter Daniel bishop of Avranches in France

Born: Jerusalem, John-Frederick William an eminent German divine

Born: Johnson, Samuel one of the most eminent and highly-distinguished writers of the eighteenth century

Died: Inglis, Hester a lady celebrated for her skill in calligraphy

“The French favourite, or the seven discourses of Balzac’s Politics,” Kennet, White an English writer

Born: Kortholt, Christian grandson of the preceding

Born: Ladvocat, John Baptist an useful and agreeable French writer

Died: Lamoignon, Christian Francis De eldest son of the preceding

“Vigerus de praecipuis Grsecae dictionis idiotismis,” Lederlin, John Henry an eminent Hebrew and Greek scholar and critic

“Commentarii tie scriptoribus Britannicis,” Leland, John an eminent English antiquary

Died: Lhuyd, Edward an eminent antiquary

“A Journey to London.” Lister, Martin an English physician and natural philosopher

“Bibliotheca Sacra, sive syllabus omnium ferme Sacrse Scripture eclitionum ac versionum,” Long, James Le an eminent French historian and bibliographer

Born: Ludwig, Christian Theophilus a botanical writer

Born: Lyttelton, George an elegant English writer

Born: Mably, Gabriel Bonnot, Abbe' De a celebrated French political and miscellaneous writer

“An Essay against Arianism, and some other Heresies; or a Reply tp Mr. William Whiston’s Historical Preface and Appendix to his Primitive Christianity revived,” Maittaire, Michael an eminent classical editor

Born: Margraf, Andrew Sigismond a celebrated chemist

Died: Mauduit, Michael a divine of some eminence in France

Died: Mauriceau, Francis an eminent French accoucheur

Born: Mettrie, Julien Offray De La a very eccentric French author and physician

“Epistola ad Jo. Albert. Fabricium,” Muratori, Lewis Anthony a learned Italian antiquary

“De Forma emendandi doli mali in contrahendis negotiis admissi apud Veteres,” Noodt, Gerard a celebrated civilian (?–1725)

“Dissert, de adoratione Dei Patris per Jesum Christum,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

“Philostratus,” Olearius, Godfrey the most considerable of a family of learned men of thU name

Died: Papin, Isaac some time a minister of the church of England

Died: Pechantre, Nicolas De a French wit

Died: Piles, Roger De an ingenious Frenchman

Born: Pompignan, John James Le Franc marquis of

“Essay on Criticism,” Pope, Alexander the most elegant and popular of all English poets

Born: Puy, Louis Du perpetual secretary of the academy of inscriptions and belles lettres

Born: Ramsay, Allan son of the preceding

“The Apologies of the Fathers, with a dissertation on the right use of the Fathers,” Reeves, William an English divine

Born: Rezzonico, Anthony Joseph, Count an excellent scholar

Born: Robinson, Richard archbishop of Armagh

“Turcaret,” Sage, Alain Rene' Le the first of French novelists

“Herbarium Diluvianum,” Scheuchzer, John James an eminent physician and naturalist

Born: Shebbeare, John a notorious political writer

Born: Silhouette, Stephen De a French writer

“Ignatii Epistolae,” Smith, Thomas a learned English writer and divine

“Three short treatises, viz. 1. A modest plea for the Clergy, &c. 2. A Sermon of the Sacerdotal Benediction, &c. 3. A Discourse published to undeceive the people in point of Tithes, &c. formerly printed, and now again published, by Dr. George Hickes, in defence of the priesthood and true rights of the church against the slanderous and reproachful treatment of The Rights of the Christian Church,” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“Adversaria; or truths opposed to some of the falsehoods contained in a book called The Rights of the Christian Church asserted,” Tindal, Dr. Matthew an English deistical writer

“The natural history of Superstition,” Trenchard, John an English political writer

“Considerations on the public debts,” Trenchard, John an English political writer

Born: Tronchin, Theodore a celebrated physician

Born: Wagenaar, John a Dutch historian

“Answer to the Representation of the House of Lords on the state of the Navy,” Walpole, Sir Robert earl of Orford

Born: Whitehead, Paul an English poet and satirist

Born: Williams, Charles Hanbury a statesman and wit of considerable temporary fame

Died: Williams, John an able divine

Born: Wilmot, John Eardley a learned lawyer

Died: Wirz, John an artist

“Phcenix Paulina, a poem on St. Paul’s cathedral,” Wright, Abraham a learned and loyal divine of the seventeenth century